Future-Touch

INDUSTRIES

Future-Touch is specialized in trend forecasting and the translation of future trends into innovation. Our expertise is raw materials and semi finished products in the fashion, cosmetics and interior related industries. We integrate future trends, manufacturing possibilities and company identity into the innovation process; this design philosophy can serve all industries.

COSMETICS – Future Trends

Future-Touch has a highly respected reputation in the cosmetic industry where we are known for our vision on the future of colors, effect pigments, men, women, India and on the future of anti ageing: no future, it will be cool to be old. Since 2015 we also focus on non visual trends such as future claims for the care industry and the deep influence of sustainability.

COSMETICS – Innovation

We provide companies with future cosmetic trends and translate them directly into innovative products, colors, effects and strategies for the future.

While innovating we follow our design philosophy ‘Aesthetic Innovation’. This philosophy is based on existing techniques and unveils their unused posibilities to create new visual qualities; it integrates trends and manufacturing in the innovation process. This process is always driven by future trends and the specific identity of a company.

We foresaw the huge impact of 3D print in an early stage therefore we specialized in 3D print and nowadays create innovative concepts with 3D print technology’s for top companies in the cosmetic industry.

COSMETICS B2B presentations

Future-Touch is specialized in B2B trend forecasting presentations for the cosmetic industry in which we communicate future trends and innovations from our clients to their clients. We create digital marketing trend presentations with sample boxes, as well as workshops to specific clients. Subjects of B2B marketing trend presentations are for example on color, effect, 3D print, the integration of sustainability and product claim levels. All recent developed projects are confidential.

RAW MATERIALS – Future Trends

Since 1991, Antoinette has worked as a trend forecaster for the raw material industry; she served international companies with her unique, progressive future vision that she translates into innovation, B2B marketing trend presentations and advice to R&D.

We are known for our visual trend forecast of colors, effect pigments and colorants as well non visual forecasts such as future claims for the care industry, the deep influence of sustainability and 3D print developments even on the raw material industry.

We predict raw material, colors and effects and product claims for the cosmetic, plastic, print and automotive industry. Trend forecasts are always custom made, focusing on specific raw materials and if needed on a special geographical region as well.

RAW MATERIALS – Innovation

Future-Touch integrates future trends and manufacturing in the process of creating raw materials. We match the competence of our clients with future trends through innovation based on their production technologies and product ranges. Future-Touch is specialized in effect pigments, colors and beads; we also innovate with non-visual raw materials. For example developing innovative future claims that do match future trends, e.g. the next thing after anti-ageing.

RAW MATERIAL – B2B presentations

Future-Touch is specialized in B2B trend forecasting presentations for the raw material industry in which we communicate future trends and innovations from our clients to their clients. We create digital marketing trend presentations with sample boxes, as well as workshops to specific clients. Our famous digital presentations and workshops for the cosmetic industry are world wide used by  France: Aircos, Alcos, Chanel, Clarins, Dior, Fiabila, International Laquers, L’Oréal, LVMH, Make Up and Yves Rocher Italy: AncorottiSrl, Chromavis, Deborah and Kiko Germany: Beiersdorf, Faber Castell, H&M, Schwan-Cosmetics, Schwarzkopf (Henkel), Weckerle. Belgium: Dow Corning UK: Boots, HCT, Procter & Gamble, Swallowfield and the Body Shop. USA: Elizabeth Arden, Intercos, Procter & Gamble, Revlon, Schwan Cosmetics, and Unilever. Japan: Albion, Asanuma, Jo Cosmetics, Milot, Nippon Shikizai, Shiseido, Toshiki Pigment.India: Aero Pharma, Agarwal Herbal, Cheryl, Evonik, Ind-Swift, Lakmé, L’Oréal, Sahara, Unilever, Zodhita and many more.

HALF PRODUCTS – Future Trends

Future-Touch predicts future trends of half products and its applications that go hand in hand with innovations for fabrics, wall coverings, materials and semi-finished products. Trend forecasts are always custom made, focusing on specific half products or production techniques.

HALF PRODUCTS – Innovation

Future-Touch provides suppliers of half products with future trends, which we directly translate into innovation based on the existing machinery. Our portfolio includes innovations for artificial leather, non-woven fabrics, wall paper and the flocking industry.

Our innovation process can be applied to fabrics, floorings, wall covering as well industries that are dealing with dyes and other finishing technologies.

Future-Touch was the first to innovate for the flocking industry 1993, for which we we won the award “Aanmoedigingsprijs van Emmy van Leersum”. The flock collection was launched for the jubilee collection of by department store “de Bijenkorf” in 1995.

HALF PRODUCTS – B2B presentations

Future-Touch is the only trend- and product-forecasting studio in the world that specializes in semi-finished products and as such focuses on B2B marketing trend forecasting. In our B2B marketing trend presentations we match future trends with innovations based on both the production technologies and the collections of our clients in order to drive sales. We create digital marketing trend presentations with sample boxes, as well as workshops to specific clients.

FOOD – Future Trends

Future-Touch predicts future trends of ingredients and final products that go hand in hand with innovations for the food industry. Trend forecasts are always custom made, focusing on specific ingredients or production techniques.

FOOD – Innovation

Future-Touch integrates trends and manufacturing in the innovation process. We innovate based on production technologies, generating cross-links between industries and broaching new markets. Future trends in the fields of taste and human attitude towards food and the society are constantly in our mind while developing new food concepts. Future-Touch recently developed innovative product concepts based on the machineries of chocolates, sweets.

We foresaw the huge impact of 3D print in an early stage therefore we specialized in 3D print and nowadays create innovative concepts with 3D print technology’s for top companies.

FOOD – B2B presentations

Future-Touch is specialized in B2B trend forecasting presentations in which we communicate future trends and innovations from our clients to their clients. We create digital marketing trend presentations with sample boxes, as well as workshops to specific clients. With a strong history in the cosmetic and raw material industry we are strongly related to the food industry.